August 4, 2017

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Why Do 20 Year-Olds Get Fillers?

More and more young people, especially women, are making the choice to get dermal fillers. Though this isn’t necessarily a move that is meant to slow the aging process as with those who are middle-aged or older, there are a number of different reasons why women in their 20s are grabbing this new...


May 5, 2017

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Goodbye Nasolabial Folds with Juvéderm VOLIFT

As people age, the cheeks, chin, and jawline can form lines in areas where facial movements occur. Deep wrinkles can form, and there may also be a loss of volume and definition. Juvéderm® VOLIFT® has been designed to smooth deep wrinkles and restore volume and definition in the lower face. This...


April 28, 2017

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Beauty and the Power of the Mind

The mind is powerful. Many people do not realize how much their thoughts can control their entire outlook on life. Your brain helps you successfully get through the day in many ways. Take a moment right now to think about everything you do each day, and then consider how your mind is involved....


April 21, 2017

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Ditch Cotton Pillowcases to Reduce Wrinkles

You probably never thought twice about your pillowcase making you look older. Of course, like most people, you’ve woken up with creases on your face when the material folds, but can it actually cause wrinkles? It doesn’t sound possible, but research has found that there may be an association....


February 24, 2017

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The Difference Between Botox and Fillers

Many people wonder what the difference is between BOTOX® and fillers used to treat wrinkles and fine lines. BOTOX, and its competitor Dysport™, are both made from botulinum neurotoxin; which work to block the nerve action on muscles. Both products are used for the treatment of dynamic wrinkles,...


February 10, 2017

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How to Get Rid of Smoker’s Lines

One of the most common questions we receive from patients is, “How can I get rid of these smoker’s lines?” (also known as lipstick lines). These are vertical creases that surround the upper lip. The motion of puckering when smoking a cigarette causes these unsightly indentations. Since...


October 28, 2016

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How to Enhance Your Appearance Using Dermal Fillers

Dermal fillers are not just for smoothing away wrinkles and fine lines. While this effect makes many people happy, I would like to highlight some other uses you may not have considered. This can help you decide if dermal fillers may be an option for you when wanting to enhance your appearance....


February 26, 2016

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Important Tips for Filler and Botox Injections

Since I offer free consultations to patients, I have received a lot of questions about what to expect after filler and BOTOX® injections. To help all of my blog readers, here are some important tips on what to do and not do after your cosmetic procedure. Discomfort is Not an Issue Since topical...

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